A Good and Necessary Read

Everything you need to know!

ole and lena christmas.jpg
ole and lena xmas 2.jpg

Your receipt is (are) your ticket(s) for admission.   Please be sure to print and present the receipt at check in.


What Comes With My Dinner/Show Ticket?


Dinner & Show tickets include Lots of fun of course along with a Scandinavian Style smorgasbord to include, Swedish Meatballs, Chicken Kiev, White Fish, Mashed Potatoes, Vegetables, Salad Fixings, Jell-O, Green Bean or Tator Tot Hot Dish, Lefsa and more (menu is subject to change). and the show.  

Tax and gratuity are not included. 


Items available at an additional cost are:  tea,  specialty beverages, cocktails, wine, beer, soft drinks, desserts, and gratuity. 



When does seating begin?  


Two hours before the time of the performance.  For evening performances the doors open at 6:00.  Come enjoy a beverage, cocktail, wine or beer from the lobby bar.  Dinner begins at 6:30 p.m., and performance at 8:00 p.m. running approximately 2 hours with a 15-minute intermission.


To guarantee relaxed dining we recommend you arrive for dinner no later than thirty minutes after the doors open.



SUPER IMPORTANT! Is There a Dress Code?


We have a strict dress code of wearing your best going to Ole and Lena's house attire.  That includes Bib overalls, flannel, aprons, long johns (or johnette's), ice fishing attire, ugly Christmas sweaters, antlers, you can even come dressed as an elf or Santa...I think you get the drift.  If you come dressed for the occasion you get a chance to win a prize during intermission!


Is the Show Family Friendly?

It sure is!  Nothing but G rated family fun.  Scandia Creamery welcomes children ages 10 and above.  Babes in arms are not permitted in the dining room or theatres. Lap tickets are not available.


Celebrating A Special Occasion?

Birthdays and anniversaries are made special at Scandia Creamery. Our greeter will announce either your birthday or anniversary from the stage if requested in advance via email in response to this confirmation.  Must make your request 48 hours before the show. 


Is the Scandia Creamery Handicap Accessible?


Yes it is!  This beautiful location is a one level facility.


Need Parking?


Scandia Creamery offers FREE, surface lot, on-site parking in the lot surrounding the theatre.


Can I smoke, chew or vape on the property?


Thanks for asking.  The answer is no. 


Cancelation Policy


All ticket sales are final and non-refundable, but Scandia Creamery will exchange dates with a minimum of three days advance notice (If possible). In the case of severe weather,  when travel is not advised, tickets may be exchanged for an alternate date.  If there is no alternate date available tickets will be refunded. Ticket exchanges are subject to a fee. Please check with the box office.


We will follow current CDC guidelines as required by the City of Scandia.  Masks are not required, but strongly recommended.